acupuncture help me?
Yes, acupuncture's greatest strength is in the problems that
are neurological in origin. If you've got a migraine, then
you'll probably want to just go home and sleep it off. But, if
you feel it coming on, and you can get in for a treatment, the
acupuncture can prevent the headache from getting worse.
The best idea is to get a regular weekly, or biweekly
treatments so that the underlying condition that is giving rise
to your migraines can be treated. That way you'll avoid the
And even for people with real migraines,
the cause can be different. It could be stress, it could be
associated with the menstrual cycle, it could be due to the way
in which you hold a telephone between your head and shoulder.
The cause really does need to be determined before an effective
treatment can be found.
Migraines by Chinese Medicine
If one is experiencing head discomfort, one
assumes that this is headache or migraine. What is the real
definition of migraine? It is a kind of headache that is more
severe as compared to tension and other types of headaches. One
may experience intense and throbbing pain in the front and top
part of the head. This discomfort m`ay lead to flickering vision,
nausea, and vomiting.
According to the World Health Organization,
migraine is ranked 19th among all diseases worldwide that may
cause disability. In reality, there are a lot of people suffer
from this condition. Ironically, there are simple ways to
Relaxing with warm bath may cool down and
decrease the pain. Aside from this, there are prescription
medicines that are out in the market that promises soothing
relief against headache and migraine. Traditional Chinese
Medicines made also into the list curing this one sided
Theoretically speaking, the Chinese medicines
involve the liver, the gallbladder, the insufficient flow of the
Yin-Yang, and blood circulation.
In a certain study, one should differentiate
the key patterns of migraine. This will enable for the Chinese
medicine attendant to give the correct prescribed concoction.
Chinese medicines such as Dang Gui (Radix Angelicae Sinensis),
Ge Gen (Radix Puerariae), Bai Shao are used to treat migraines.
This kind of preparation can be used when the migraine and
headache symptoms occur. Most of these can be consumed everyday
with warm water.
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